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Merriam Webster Online Dictionary

Includes the content of the Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus plus additional features including “Word of the Day” and “Word Games.”

Old Farmer’s Almanac

A calendar of the heavens, reporting the precise movements of the Sun, Moon, and planets, and related events like weather and tides. There are forecasts of changing consumer trends over the next year, essential gardening tips, recipes from all corners of of North America, informative and entertaining features on events of historical interests, amazing facts, and fun pieces of wit and wisdom.

Features a directory of Web Sites on research on the Internet. Provides access to online reference materials such as encyclopedias and links to information on mental health, aviation, computer software, health, and much more.


Statistical information plus access to encyclopedia, dictionary, and other reference databases.

Library Spot

A free virtual library resource center that brings the best library and reference sites together with insightful editorial in one user-friendly spot.

A & E Biographies

A good, basic source of biographical information, especially strong on living people including entertainers and sports stars

Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations

A collection of passages, phrases, and proverbs traced to their sources in ancient and modern literature.

World Fact Book

The World Fact Book, published by the CIA, provides national-level information on countries, territories, and dependencies.

The Ledger

Local newspaper for Lakeland, Florida.

The Tampa Tribune

Local newspaper for Tampa, Florida.